Phenix City board to hold 2 budget hearings

The Phenix City Board of Education will hold two budget hearings Tuesday, Aug. 21 and Thursday, Aug. 23 at 5:30 p.m. in the board room of the Educational Services Center on Ninth Ave.

During the hearing, the public will have the opportunity to view and ask questions about the system's budget for the 2008 fiscal year. The fiscal year for the school system begins Oct.1.

The hearing on Tuesday will be followed by a work session at 6 p.m. The hearing on Thursday will be followed by the monthly board meeting at 6 p.m.